- 300,000 square feet
- McMaster’s strengths in infectious disease research and clinical and health sciences are broad and deep. During the past decade, 34 researchers from 10 departments and four Faculties attracted $293 million in research funding for these areas.
- McMaster is ranked the most research intensive university in Canada
Facing a global pandemic and preparing to stave off the next, McMaster University announced the creation of NEXUS – The Pandemic Readiness Centre. This plan calls for 300,000 square feet of research and innovation and banding together an international team of scientists from varying disciplines focused on managing and thwarting future pandemics. The space will also include a full service restaurant, café, market, shops, meeting spaces and other vendors.